Medical Statistics from Scratch
408 Pages
English

Medical Statistics from Scratch

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Correctly understanding and using medical statistics is a key skill for all medical students and health professionals.

In an informal and friendly style, Medical Statistics from Scratch provides a practical foundation for everyone whose first interest is probably not medical statistics. Keeping the level of mathematics to a minimum, it clearly illustrates statistical concepts and practice with numerous real world examples and cases drawn from current medical literature.

This fully revised and updated third edition includes new material on: 

  • missing data, random allocation and concealment of data
  • intra-class correlation coefficient
  • effect modification and interaction
  • diagnostic testing and the ROC curve
  • standardisation

Medical Statistics from Scratch is an ideal learning partner for all medical students and health professionals needing an accessible introduction, or a friendly refresher, to the fundamentals of medical statistics.

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Published 07 August 2014
Reads 8
EAN13 9781118519394
License: All rights reserved
Language English

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Correctly understanding and using medical statistics is a key skill for all medical students and health professionals.

In an informal and friendly style, Medical Statistics from Scratch provides a practical foundation for everyone whose first interest is probably not medical statistics. Keeping the level of mathematics to a minimum, it clearly illustrates statistical concepts and practice with numerous real world examples and cases drawn from current medical literature.

This fully revised and updated third edition includes new material on: 
  • missing data, random allocation and concealment of data
  • intra-class correlation coefficient
  • effect modification and interaction
  • diagnostic testing and the ROC curve
  • standardisation
Medical Statistics from Scratch is an ideal learning partner for all medical students and health professionals needing an accessible introduction, or a friendly refresher, to the fundamentals of medical statistics.